Courses

Courses

 

This page has been updated December 2019 and confirmation these courses are 'active' has been received by providers and members, however this may be subject to change and we recommend you contact each education provider prior to making any arrangements. Where possible links to the courses have been provided, the IPS does not accept responsibility for the accuracy of these links. 

IPS is not responsible for the content of the courses listed on this page. Please contact each education provider for further information.

Page currently being reviewed by Nick Hughes on behalf of the EPDC (nicholashughes@nhs.net). 

The following courses, modules and learning units have been split in to geographical areas to help navigate more easily. Please note some of the courses are delivered locally and some are delivered via distance-learning (online) meaning you can access these regardless of where you live. 

Wales

Best Practice and Behaviours Infection Prevention - MOOC

  • School of Health Sciences at Bangor University (Wales)
  • Level: Learning Units Flyer
  • Delivery style: Online
  • Contact: Lynne Williams Email

Prevention and Control of Healthcare Associated Infection

  • University South Wales, Pontypridd
  • Level: 6 - Website
  • Delivery Style: Local
  • Contact: Gail Lusardi Email

Competencies for the Newly Appointed Infection Prevention Practitioner 

  • University South Wales, Pontypridd
  • Level: 6 - Website
  • Delivery Style: Local
  • Contact: Gail Lusardi Email

England

MSc Infection Prevention & Control

  • University of West London
  • Level: MSc - Flyer
  • Delivery Style: Local
  • Contact: Professor Jennie Wilson Email and Caroline Smales Email

Infection Prevention & Control

  • Birmingham City University
  • Level: Various - Website
  • Delivery Style: check with provider
  • Contact: Shirley Kirnon Email

Management of Healthcare Associated Infection

  • University of Greenwich
  • Level: Various - Website
  • Delivery Style: Distance 
  • Contact: Cathy Ronan Email

Infection Control (PG Cert / PG Dip / MSc)

  • University of Essex Online
  • Level: Various - Website
  • Delivery Style: 100% Online
  • Contact: Email

MSc of Science in Microbiology

  • University of Lincolnshire 
  • Level: MSc
  • Delivery Style: Local 
  • Contact:  Email

Infection Prevention & Control in Clinical Practice

  • University of Manchester
  • Level: 6
  • Delivery Style: Local
  • Contact: Email

Enhancing Competence in the IPC profession

  • University of Manchester
  • Level: 7
  • Delivery Style: Local
  • Contact: Email

Infection Prevention & Control

  • University of Derby
  • Level: 6 (Module) Website
  • Delivery Style: Online
  • Contact: Email

Infection Prevention & Control 

  • Royal College of Nursing
  • Level: Learning Units Website 
  • Delivery Style: 3 days (Birmingham)
  • Contact: See website

Scotland

Infection Prevention & Control (BSc / PG Cert / PG Dip / MSc)

  • University of Dundee
  • Level: Various (may also be available as stand alone module) Website
  • Delivery Style: Online 
  • Contact: Tricia Kydd Email 
  • Infection Prevention & Control

University of the Highlands & Islands (UHI)

  • Level: MSc - Flyer / Website
  • Delivery Style: Check with provider
  • Contact: Rachel Erskine Email 

Infection Prevention & Control in a Global Context

  • Glasgow Caladonian University
  • Level: 11 (either stand alone or part of MSc)
  • Delivery Style: Both distance and local 
  • Contact: Email

Ireland

Infection Prevention & Control in Healthcare

  • University of Limerick
  • Level: 9 (module) Flyer
  • Delivery Style: Both distance and local 
  • Contact: Email

Health Protection

  • University College Cork
  • Level: PG Cert (other courses/modules are also available) Website
  • Delivery Style: Online
  • Contact: See website for online queries

Infection Prevention & Control Nursing

  • Royal College of Surgeons, Ireland
  • Level: PG Cert / PG Dip / MSc Website
  • Delivery Style: Blended
  • Contact: Email